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APRIL

Grand Opening: Complexe Capitale Hélicoptère in Québec City

Today marks the launch of a world-class aviation facility in Quebec City. The Complexe Capitale Hélicoptère, located in Quebec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB), offers a full range of services related to the helicopter industry including the largest commercial heliport in the region, while setting out to make its mark as a new tourist […]

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APRIL

Phalsbourg Airshow: June 14-15th 2014

Phalsburg Airshow is for every helicopters and aircraft, civil and military enthusiasts. The 2014 edition (June 14-15th), which is also celebrating the 60th anniversary of the military base (Camp La Horie), will please everyone looking to see diverse and varied helicopters, military and civilian aircraft and equipment of the Army, Air Force, Navy, Gendarmerie, and Civil […]

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APRIL

Midlands Air Ambulance Unveils Its New Helicopter

– Press Release- April 3rd is a momentous day in Midlands Air Ambulance Charity’s 23 year history, as the service officially unveiled its first wholly owned helicopter, which replaced one of the three leased aircraft. The newly registered ‘G-OMAA’ EC135T2e aircraft was initially built at Eurocopter in Germany before receiving its medical equipment fit out […]

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APRIL

Onboard Systems is Awarded EC130T2 Cargo Hook System by Airbus Helicopters

Press release Onboard Systems announced that is has been awarded a contract from Airbus Helicopters to design and manufacture the cargo hook system for the EC130T2 aircraft. When completed, the cargo hook system will be available exclusively through Airbus Helicopters. Onboard Systems International, Inc., a leading provider of innovative helicopter cargo hook equipment, today announced […]

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MARCH

Russian-made Mi-8/17 helicopters are popular in Latin America

Russian-made helicopters for military and civilian use have strong presence in Latin America, company says. Russian Helicopters is touting its business in Latin America, which it calls one of the fastest growing helicopter markets in the world. The company, a subsidiary of Oboronprom, said it signed contracts in Latin America last year for 41 aircraft […]

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FEBRUARY

Mecaer Uncovers VVIP Bell 429 Interior

Source: Mecaer Aviation Group Italy-based Mecaer Aviation Group (Booth 6438), through its MAG Design Studio, is expanding its collaboration with Bell Helicopter. The company has created a new VVIP interior concept for the Bell 429 which has been branded the Bell 429 MAGnificent. MAG was also previously selected by Bell for its “oil and gas […]

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FEBRUARY

New vision and enhanced product line for Airbus Helicopters

Airbus Helicopters press realease Heli-Expo 2014 will mark Airbus Helicopters’ first major rotorcraft industry event in its new identity, with the company showcasing an evolved product line, diversified service offerings and a strategy that reflects its core changes. “Under our new name, Airbus Helicopters, we have redefined our priorities. We are committed to new standards […]

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FEBRUARY

PA100 PUREair System Completes First Flight

DART Aerospace announced that the next generation engine protection system for the AS350 and EC130 family of helicopters has been successfully installed and flight-tested in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The PA100PUREairSystem, co-developed by Pall Aerospace & DART Aerospace, is a totally redesigned, reengineered, and retested engine air protection system that takes the capabilities of its EAPS […]

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FEBRUARY

Heli-Expo : Russian Helicopters to showcase new helicopters

Russian Helicopters will present its current model range alongside upcoming models to helicopter operators at Heli-Expo 2014 (24-27 February, Anaheim Convention Centre). Two new models – the Mi-171A2and Mi-38 – will be at the centre of the company’s display at stand 4002. The Mi-171A2, the newest addition to the Mi-8/17 range, has been designed using […]

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